Lisa P. Buff

Lisa Buff
828-437-8060 ext. 304

NC Certificate #19979

Lisa has more than 30 years of experience in public accounting, providing multi-state taxation and business consulting services to privately–held companies, including manufacturing, retail, real estate, construction and restaurant industry clientele, as well as financial institutions, medical and law practices.

Lisa holds the ABV credential issued by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants to those who have earned the designation of Accredited in Business Valuation. She works with a number of attorneys and law firms to provide services in the areas of litigation support, tax compliance consulting and valuation services. Certified as a Divorce Financial Analyst, she assists clients and attorneys with the financial issues of divorce. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with concentrations in Accounting and Corporate Finance and a minor in literature from Western Carolina University. Before joining SMB, Lisa worked with the High Point office of Dixon Hughes Goodman, LLP (formerly Dixon, Odom & Company). She has also served as an instructor of accounting and taxation at Western Piedmont Community College.

Lisa is involved with various charitable and professional organizations. She is a member of the NC Association of CPAs, in which she serves as a member of the Association's Taxation Committee. Lisa is a member of the (AICPA) American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts and the Institute of Divorce Financial Analysts.

She currently serves as the Chairman of the board of Morganton Savings Bank SSB, as a director of the board of trustees of Gateway Wellness Foundation, the board of Morganton Recreation Foundation and as Treasurer of the board of trustees of South Mountain Children and Family Services. Lisa spends her free time fishing, cooking and enjoying the outdoors with her family.